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Homicide Bureau Chief
The candidate should have extensive experience trying complex and challenging cases and have a record of successfully negotiating and dealing with the glare and pressure of intense media scrutiny. Must possess a J.D. degree, be an active member of the New York State bar in good standing and have at least 15 years post-J.D. experience. Must have extensive experience in handling all aspects of criminal investigation and prosecution. Substantial felony j... read more
Supervising Attorney, Homicide Practice Group
Duties: Represent clients charged with homicide and serious felony offenses, from arraignment through disposition or trial. Provide comprehensive, team-based representation collaborating with an interdisciplinary team of attorneys and advocates to avoid or mitigate any legal system involvement or civil consequences. Effectively litigate, confidently negotiate and skillfully advocate with judges, prosecutors, and other actors in... read more
Assistant United States Attorney
Duties: Will represent the United States, its agencies and officials in all aspects of federal civil litigation, from investigation through appeal. For the Criminal Division, will represent the United States in all aspects of federal criminal prosecution, from investigation through appeal.
Felony Criminal Defense Attorney
The candidate will be serving marginalized persons and communities, has extensive criminal legal experience, including conducting pretrial hearings and jury trials and who vigilantly elevates the value of client centered advocacy using a race, gender equity and social and economic justice lens. Attorneys will be team members that are committed to shaping the defense and client litigation strategy in partnership with other defense profession...
The candidate should have a J.D. and/or LL.M. degree from a well-known and accredited law school. Must be a practicing lawyer with 5+ years of practice experience. Practice experience in financial, criminal, real estate, immigration services, civil law, or related fields needed. Large firm experience is preferred.
Designated Felony Assistant Corporation Counsel
The candidate handle major cases in NYC Family Court in Bronx County. This includes firearms cases as well as burglaries, robberies, serious assaults and homicides. As part of the Raise the Age initiative, this attorney will be expected to handle removals from the Youth Part of the Superior Court for both juvenile and adolescent offenders, as well as designated felonies that originate in Family Court. Would be expected to par...
Senior Staff Associate
Duties: Oversee the collecting, coding and analyzing of administrative, qualitative and quantitative data. Will involve structured survey interviewing, and semi-structured qualitative interviews, analysis of interview data, and working with agencies for the transfer of administrative data files. Initiate drafting, reviewing and completing written reports based on data analyses. Lead and participate in field work. Direct promotion and dissemination of...
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Criminal Defense and White-Collar Associate
Candidate must have: Admitted to practice in New York State, EDNY, and SDNY; 3+ years’ full-time; criminal law experience; strong research and writing skills; a natural habit for clear and detailed verbal and written communication; comfortable taking initiative and demonstrate flexibility to complete tasks; and understand that improvement means taking criticism and rebounding stronger.
The candidate working closely with teams of dedicated, skilled professionals, including former Police detectives and prosecutors. Training opportunities from experienced leaders in the field of investigations, forensics, law and criminal justice, both internally and through external agencies and consultants. Will have the critical responsibility of ensuring that Department of Correction staff act in accordance with the agency’s Code of Conduct, and with the ...
Associate Counsel, Legal (3)
The candidate under the supervision of the Senior Counsel, the Associate Counsel will assist in all legal and policy matters that affect MOCJ. S/he must have extensive legal experience and be an effective self-starter, possessing both the capacity for independence and the ability to work cooperatively to advance the goals of the administration. Responsibilities include: Analyzing the wide spectrum of legal issues affecting the office and thinki...
Duties: Monitor and maintain a high standard of representation and client services. Evaluate ACP attorney needs and identify necessary resources to address these needs. Foster and encourage teamwork and communication, reinforce and maintain staff accountability, mentor and train staff, advise and provide assistance to panel attorneys on all cases. Assist with database management. Monitor case activity to ensure attorney adherence to best practices (e.g...
Assistant Counsel, Forensic Laboratories
Prepare documents when needed related to Forensic Biology, Forensic Toxicology and Pathology files that are subject to the new discovery rules, which would include research and preparations of briefs, motions, legal opinions, memoranda and other legal papers. Process electronic raw data requests. Represent OCME at pre-trial conferences with both the defense and prosecution regarding adherence to the new discovery law. Review redacte...
Felony Trial Assistant District Attorney, Domestic Violence Bureau
The candidate responsibilities include: Prosecuting felony domestic violence cases that include to, Attempted Murder, Stalking, Assault, Arson, Burglary and Criminal Contempt. Representing the District Attorney at Supreme Court arraignments, pre-trial hearings, and bench and jury trials. Engaging in motion practice and complying with discovery obligations. Negotiating dispositions. Must possess a J.D. degre... read more
Criminal Practice Supervising Attorney
The candidate will lead dedicated and dynamic teams of attorneys, who—along with paralegals, social workers and other staff—represent the clients of the Criminal Appeals Bureau. Directly mentor, train, and supervise staff to foster professional development and growth. Guide and monitor the productivity of staff attorneys and pro bono volunteer lawyers in all facets of post-conviction representation, including record review, issu... read more
Criminal Defense Practice Supervising Attorney
Duties: Lead dedicated and dynamic teams of attorneys, who—along with paralegals, social workers and other staff—represent the clients of the Parole Revocation Defense Unit. Develop a training curriculum, schedule and materials for new attorneys as well as for support staff, where applicable. Develop and deliver trainings designed to enhance professional development of attorneys practice-wide in the area of parole revocat... read more